Dedication of Softball Diamond in Honor of Rubin H. Urbina Text Size
Event takes place on October 11, 2014 at 3:00 PM
216 West Street
The Holyoke Parks & Recreation Commissioners cordially invite all members of the public to attend a brief dedication ceremony on Saturday, October 11, 2014, 3:00 pm at McNally Field, located behind Kelly School. The 60′ softball diamond will be dedicated in the name of Mr. Rubin H. Urbina. A bronze plaque commemorating the dedication will be unveiled.
Mr. Urbina helped to create La Liga Hispano-Americana/the Spanish American Softball League in 1970 and the Spanish American Club in 1971. Mr. Urbina worked as an umpire for adult softball leagues for over 30 years while being a Holyoke resident for 50 years. He is married to Gloria Martinez, and has three children and seven grandchildren. From 1957 – 1959, Mr. Urbina served in the United Sates Army.
For more information, please contact the Parks & Recreation Department at 413 322-5620.
The ceremony will be held rain or shine.
Posted on October 3, 2014 by admin